Education


High School Volleyball. Photo: The Watrous Manitou

Nursery School

Watrous Co-operative Nursery School offers children ages 3 and 4 the opportunity to interact and learn in a structured environment. The Nursery School program operates with 1 paid pre-school teacher and volunteer parental help.

Elementary and High Schools

Watrous is home to two of the forty-five operating schools in the Horizon School Division. Watrous Elementary School is a Kindergarten to Grade 7 School with approximately 250 students. Winston High School is a Grade 8 to 12 school with approximately 180 students.

Students from Grade 7 to 12 have opportunities for Home Economics and Industrial Arts. Core French is offered from Gr. 8 to 12. As well, various programs in Computer Education are offered at all grade levels. Band programs are offered in Grade 5 and continue to Grade 12.

The schools in Watrous are modern, well equipped facilities that offer a comprehensive extracurricular program, including music, drama, student leadership activities, yearbook and many sports activities.

Universities and Technical Schools

Watrous is home to Carlton Trail Regional College, which offers full time S.I.A.S.T. accredited on campus classes in Licensed Practical Nursing and Electrician programs as well a range of entry level University courses, continuing education classes, personal interest classes, Industry and Trades training, exam invigilation site, and free career and guidance counseling services.

Other University and Technical Schools are located within relatively close proximity to Watrous. These include:

University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon – 110km
University of Regina, Regina – 180km
SIAST Wascana Institute, Regina- 180km
SIAST Kelsey Institute, Saskatoon – 110km
SIAST Palliser Institute, Moose Jaw – 155km
SIAST Woodland Institute, Prince Albert – 190km
St. Peter’s College, Muenster – 90km